AKB48 has exposed a short preview music video for their new single “Manatsu no Sounds good!” that is due out May 23rd. The video shows the bikini-wearing members in a gorgeous beach scene that is definitely a Summer theme more than a Spring theme. Previously we posted release details on the single – check those out. The video follows,

Also announced is the upcoming senbatsu selection for the next single – it will be 36 members, an “unprecedented” number in a single selection. That group will then divided into to two groups of 18 – “18-seme” and “18-mori” – these may represent the coupling songs members. Not much more is known yet so check back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates.

AKB48 – “Manatsu no Sounds good!” – release date May 23rd 2012

AKB48 – Manatsu no Sounds good! – release date May 23rd 2012

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